Truck of corpses, new shipwreck intensify Europe’s migrant crisis

PARNDORF, Austria As many as 50 corpses were found in a parked truck in Austria on Thursday, and another migrant boat sank off Libya, deepening a crisis that is overwhelming Europe and throwing up new tragedies by the day. The abandoned ...

For AI Startups, The Best Of Times, The Worst Of Times

So it goes with startups in hot tech markets all the time, but AI is especially hot these days, thanks to big breakthroughs that have been applied to improve speech and image recognition. That's making for lots of new opportunities, and lots

Clinton Likens GOP’s Views on Women to Those of Terrorists

Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president when it comes to their views on women, telling an Ohio audience her potential GOP rivals were pushing "out-of-date" ...

Truck of corpses, new shipwreck intensify Europe’s migrant crisis

PARNDORF, Austria As many as 50 corpses were found in a parked truck in Austria on Thursday, and another migrant boat sank off Libya, deepening a crisis that is overwhelming Europe and throwing up new tragedies by the day. The abandoned ...

The 25 hottest under-the-radar startups in America

New York and Silicon Valley are known as popular startup hubs, but there are other US cities that have become home to cool and successful tech companies too. We've compiled a list of 25 of the hottest startups in cities across the US, with a focus o

Why Big Corporations Like Gap And eBay Are Mobilizing Against Climate Change

California has been at the forefront of climate change-related legislative action. In 2006, it passed the California Global Warming Solutions Act, which required the state by 2020 to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions back down to 1990 levels (abo

Rupert Murdoch links regulations, climate change ‘nonsense’ to global …

Washington (CNN) Media mogul Rupert Murdoch took to Twitter Wednesday night to weigh in on the recent volatility in global financial markets, calling small business "the only hope for growth" while decrying the regulatory obstacles standing in its w

2 more campfire talks set for Bighorn Canyon NRA

Two more talks are scheduled at the Bighorn Canyon's Horseshoe Bend recreation area this year. 2015-08-25T10:39:00Z 2015-08-25T19:18:16Z 2 more campfire talks set for Bighorn Canyon NRA The Billings Gazette. 13 hours ago. (0) Comments. Bighor

NRA Smears Martin O’Malley As A Friend To Criminals

The NRA's feature attacks O'Malley on two fronts, claiming that he poses a threat to Second Amendment rights and accusing him of taking the side of criminals in Maryland -- even though courts have sided with O'Malley on gun laws and violent crime fel

Gun Control Advocates File Elections Enforcement Complaint Against the NRA

The complaint, filed Wednesday with the State Elections Enforcement Commission, alleges that the NRA's federal political action committee was used to fund contributions to candidates for state office, a strategy which it says violates Connecticu

Ruger Supports NRA-ILA With Its New Challenge

At just the right time, Sturm, Ruger & Co. is again stepping forward in a big way, pledging to donate $2 to the NRA for each new Ruger firearm sold between the 2015 and 2016 NRA Annual Meetings, with the goal of giving a total of $4 million. Ruger'

NRA instructs Indiana National Guard on firearms

According to a survey by The Associated Press, Indiana is the only state to enlist the NRA's help in the training, which the gun-rights group says it will conduct free of charge for any guardsman who wants to carry a concealed handgun. Althou

Governor Pence Perpetuates NRA Fiction With ‘Training’ Program for National Guard

If there's anything the NRA has been able to accomplish in its quest to be the defining voice in the gun debate, it was taken care of for them by Indiana Governor Mike Pence. He decided to arm his National Guard after the Chattanooga shootings and the

Sportswriter Blames NRA for VA Killings; Lauds NYC Gun Laws

Just in case anyone still doubts that American sports media (aka Frustrated Athletes for Change, aka MSNBC Sports, aka the Take Us Seriously Caucus) is reflexively left-wing, let's see what a member in good standing had to say about Wednesday morning'

NRA sues over Seattle’s adoption of “gun violence tax”

"The NRA does this all across the country whenever they feel that anyone is trying to regulate firearms, and that's not what we're doing here," Burgess said. "We're using the city's taxing authority, which is granted to us by the Washingt

New York Post’s Bart Hubbuch Blames Murder of Reporters On NRA

Even though the gunman is still on the loose, The New York Post's Bart Hubbuch wasted no time in exploiting the murders of reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward for political purposes. Hubbuch blamed the shootings on the NRA and then, quit

Journalists Waste No Time Blaming Guns And NRA For Va. Shooting Of Reporters

Just a few hours after the tragic death of two reporters shot live on the air, journalists took to Twitter to politicize the attack, blame the NRA and aggressively push a pro gun-control agenda. Horrifying. Another proud moment for the NRA. Thank y

State gun control bills face uphill battle from lawmakers

He said he believed gun violence across South Carolina is a problem, and it was time for state lawmakers to seriously determine how best to curb gun violence in the state. For the next several months, Kimpson said he plans to meet with groups on bo

Hillary Clinton on Virginia Shooting: ‘We Cannot Wait Any Longer’ to End Gun …

Virginia earned a "D" rating on the most recent annual scorecard published by the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. Among the measures not included in Virginia law are not requiring a background check before the transfer of a firearm betwee

Scott Walker Hires Anti-Gay Gun Nut to Help Run Campaign in South Carolina

Smith's most recent foray into the national spotlight came early in 2014, when he threatened to slash $70,000 from the budgets of the University of South Carolina and the College of Charleston over the fact that both schools utilized course materi

SLED launches inquiry: Police say Dorchester coroner drew gun on neighbor …

“He was yelling racial slurs and pointing a gun at me,'” Fulton said. “He was kind of tipsy. I could tell.” Fulton's criminal history in South Carolina consists of a 1997 misdemeanor larceny conviction, along with pending 2006 felony charges of i